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Librarian I or II, 10-month contract, September 2013-June 2014

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The University of Toronto is committed to diversity in its community. The University welcomes applications from visible minority group members, women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, members of sexual minority groups, and others who contribute to the diversification of ideas.POSITION OPENPOSITION: Librarian I or II, 10-month contract, September 2013-June 2014 DEPARTMENT: Music Library, Faculty of MusicDATE REQUIRED: September, 2013The successful candidate will, under the general supervision of the Acting Head Librarian, work as part of the Music Library staff to provide professional services to faculty, students and members of the wider music community. The main responsibilities of this temporary position will be to manage the acceptance and processing of donations of print materials, including items currently in the backlog, to continue the process of weeding the score collection for transfer to Downsview offsite storage, and to participate in the provision of reference services. Other duties will include aiding in the preparation of materials for the fall and spring library sales.Qualifications and experience: Applicants must be a graduate of an ALA accredited library school with a Master of Library Science/Master of Information Studies degree or equivalent, in addition to a university degree in music. Applicants must demonstrate the ability to work independently and to work as part of a team committed to excellent public service. Preferred: experience working in an academic library setting; working knowledge of one or more languages, especially the major European languages; graduate degree in music.Salary and Terms of Appointment:Experience and qualifications determine salary and appointment level. Librarian I: $58, 100 (minimum) Librarian II: $60,700 (minimum)NOTE:Librarians at the University of Toronto are members of the University of Toronto Faculty Association.How to Apply:Please send letters of application, curriculum vitae and the names of three referees to Library Human Resources at utlhr@utoronto.ca or to Robarts Library, 130 St. George Street, Toronto, Ontario M5S 1A5, or by fax to 416.946.5543. At least two of the referees should be supervisory. Please send a single electronic file (MS Word or pdf with a file name convention of Surname,FirstName -LibMusicALA. The deadline for applications is September 14, 2013. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. The University of Toronto Libraries thank all applicants for their interest, however, will only be contacting those applicants selected for an interview.University of Toronto Libraries:The University of Toronto is a major public research institution with a student body of over 67,000 full and part-time students and over 7,000 faculty members who teach and perform research in hundreds of different disciplines. The University of Toronto Libraries, which is the largest academic library in Canada and ranked third in North America, supports teaching and research in all disciplines through service and outreach, excellent collections and access to extensive digital resources and services. The Music Library is the largest music research library in Canada and one of the largest in North America. It has a print collection of over 300,000 volumes, a sound recordings collection of over 180,000 items, and a Rare Book Room with 2500 volumes.Learn more about the Faculty of Music Library: http://guides.library.utoronto.ca/introLearn more about the University of Toronto Library System: http://onesearch.library.utoronto.ca/Learn more about the University of Toronto: http://www.hrandequity.utoronto.ca/home.htmLearn about policies for librarians: http://www.hrandequity.utoronto.ca/about-hr-equity/policies-guidelines-agreements.htm#agreementsLearn about the University of Toronto Faculty Association: http://www.utfa.org/

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